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Year: 2016

GAC Christmas Event raises money for Zoe’s Place Baby Hospice

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GAC does the Mannequin Challenge

This half term GAC’s Journalism Club – The Burnet News Club – have been focussing on the issue of prisons, punishment and rehabilitation. Using the latest craze to hit social media, the Mannequin Challenge, the club created their own version to demonstrate different aspects of prisons. Check out their video by clicking on the link […]

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GAC Presents…..Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat

Joseph is a production from some of the students at our Academy as well as 240 primary school children from Moat House, Henley Green, Potters Green and Grangehurst Primary Schools. Times of the shows are Morning: 11.00 – 12.30 which is just for an internal audience of students. Then the evening performance 7.00 – 8.45pm […]

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Year 11 Calls on an Inspector!

Year 11 Calls on an Inspector On Wednesday 9th November a group of 44 students in year 11 travelled to The Playhouse Theatre in London to watch J.B. Priestley’s ‘An Inspector Calls’. The English trip took place to expand the students’ knowledge of the classic play, which is set in the Midlands. It is currently […]

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GAC Remembers

GAC Remembers Remembrance Day is the day many people around the world mark the end of World War One in 1918. On Friday 11th November, Grace Academy Coventry held a two minute silence at 11:00am in The Street to pay their respects to soldiers who have died in battle. The silence was followed by the […]

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GAC Launches Homework Club

Homework Club 2016-17 Calling all brainy kids, computer kids, those-who-want-help-kids! We are now offering you the opportunity to complete your homework every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday in the library from 3:20 – 4:00pm. There will be librarians and teachers to support you to complete your homework to the best of your ability. Grab the chance […]

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New Journalism Club comes to GAC!

  Students at GAC will now have the opportunity to express their opinions about the world today through the school’s new journalism club, The Burnet News Club. Facilitated by The Economist’s Educational Foundation, each half term brings a new topic to be discussed, debated and disputed. The first issue focused on the US Election, the […]

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Published Poets!

Busta Rhymes Competition Win Amazing news swept across Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 on Thursday 24th November when students found out that they are going to be published in Young Writer’s Busta Rhyme poetry book! 101 pupils from Grace Academy Coventry out of the 123 that entered the competition were accepted. This is superb […]

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Year 7 Boys Rugby are Champions!

  Only four weeks into the new school year, and Grace Academy Coventry’s Year 7 Rugby team have been crowned Champions of the Finham Park Tournament on 26th September. Cam’Ron Smith, member of the winning side, described how he felt during the game: ‘It was confusing at first, I was unsure who was winning which […]

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Change to Leadership of Grace Academy Coventry

As you will be aware, we said goodbye to Mr Colin Boxall at the end of last term. We would like to thank him for helping our Academy to improve during his two years with us.  The Academy has changed considerably during this time and we wish him well in his future retirement. From September, Mr Darren […]

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